The TSRA Chair

Seisia - Joseph Elu

Mr Joseph Elu

Member for Seisia and Portfolio Member for Governance and Leadership 

Chair's Inaugural Interview

Immediately following his election to the position of Chair of the TSRA Board on 13 November 2012, Joseph Elu shared his thoughts on a number of important topics of relevance to the region with Radio 4MW and the Torres News.  The interview was broadcast on 4MW on 20 November 2012.

Click here to read the edited transcript of the interview.

Chair's Annual Strategic Overview

Each year, the Chairperson provides an overview report to the Minister and public on the challenges and achievements experienced by the TSRA. This is contained in the TSRA Annual Report. To view the latest Chairperson's review from the 2011-12 Annual Report (by former Chair John T. Kris), click here.

Chair's Column

Through a published irregular newspaper column, the TSRA Chairperson informs the Torres Strait community of some of the latest issues and developments that are unfolding in the region. Refer to the tabs below for the most recent Chair Column as well as those from previous years.

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